Ebrima Darboe: “Mourinho has helped me a lot with my character.”

Ebrima Darboe and Jose Mourinho of AS Roma

Roma midfielder Ebrima Darboe spoke while on national team duty as he and the rest of Gambian national team prepare to face Guinea in the African Cup of Nations round of sixteen kicks-off later today. The 20 year-old briefly discussed his growth under new manager José Mourinho and his journey to becoming a professional footballer. […]

Darboe likely to be sent out on loan

Ebrima Darboe will soon renew his contract with Roma. However, the 20-year-old midfielder will most likely leave the Italian capital in the coming weeks. According to Il Messeggero, with Cristante’s return from the summer break, Mourinho is expected to start him alongside Jordan Veretout, making Diawara, Bove and Villar their respective substitutes. As a result, […]

Mourinho to decide Darboe’s future at Roma

Following his debut against Manchester United in Europa League’s semifinal, Ebrima Darboe took all of Rome by surprise with his composure, physicality and passing ability. The 20-year-old ended the 20/21 campaign as one of Fonseca’s regular first team starters, putting in excellent performances against the likes of Inter and Lazio. However, his future at Roma […]

Roma ready to hand Darboe new contract

One of the few bright spots this season for Roma has been the emergence of young midfielder Ebrima Darboe. The 19 year-old made his senior debut earlier this month against Sampdoria and has featured regularly for the club since. In the four starts since his debut, Darboe has dazzled in midfield, providing much-needed balance and […]